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I am an Assistant Professor of Biology at Longwood University. My main interests are how biodiversity affects ecosystem function in aquatic sediments. You can find out more about what my lab is doing here: http://longwood.edu/staff/fortinok


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awesome! +1 just for that! thanks
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comment How can I kill a job that was initiated in another shell (terminal window or tab)?
thanks for your answer but top does not appear to show all the specific processes running in the shell (e.g., it doesn't show ping). It does give me a PID for the terminal emulator but that kills the terminal emulator as you would expect.
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+1 I did not know this. You just made my day!
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@jw013 thanks for the additional info, that helps a lot.
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comment How to remove the (1) from filenames using the find command
For those of us trying to get better at our understanding of 'basic shell scripting constructs', can you briefly describe in words what this is doing?
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